iPads, MakerEd and More in Education
1.0M views | +65 today
Follow
iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education
News, reviews, resources for  iPads, Maker Education, Coding and more ....
Curated by John Evans
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by John Evans
Scoop.it!

28 Hidden iOS 11 Tips You Need to Know - PC Mag

28 Hidden iOS 11 Tips You Need to Know - PC Mag | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
You think you know iOS? Not until you master all of the under-the-hood goodies in the latest on your
more...
abdoss's curator insight, October 2, 8:38 AM
Cool tips for using your iPhone/iPad with the new iOS 11!
Scooped by John Evans
Scoop.it!

18 YouTube Tips And Tricks You Should Know About - Forbes.com

18 YouTube Tips And Tricks You Should Know About - Forbes.com | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"According to YouTube's product team, over 400 hours of video are"uploaded to YouTube every minute. And every day, people watch over 1 billion hours of video on YouTube. 


Personally, I find myself visiting YouTube at least 10 times per day. There are many features in YouTube that are subtle, yet very handy. Kudos to the YouTube product team for collaborating with me in compiling this list of 18 YouTube tips and tricks you should know about:"

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Evans
Scoop.it!

9 Tips for Teaching Coding in the Classroom

9 Tips for Teaching Coding in the Classroom | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
As coding becomes an increasingly coveted skill, schools all over the world are deciding to teach their students how to code. This is a excellent idea, as having coding skills could pay huge dividends later on in life. However, pre-service teachers do not usually learn how to teach coding in their college teacher education programs. Many teachers have difficulty learning and then teaching coding skills to their students. In response, we decided to write an article that gives teachers some practical suggestions on how to teach coding in a classroom.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Evans
Scoop.it!

Everyone uses Gmail, but not everyone knows these awesome tips and tricks

Everyone uses Gmail, but not everyone knows these awesome tips and tricks | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
Between Labs, extensions, and settings, there’s a plethora of ways that you can customize your Gmail experience and tweak how emails are handled. Below of some of our favorite methods for managing time and giving Gmail an extra boost when it comes to organization.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Evans
Scoop.it!

Teaching like it's 2999: 10 Tips for Getting Started in your New iClassroom

Teaching like it's 2999: 10 Tips for Getting Started in your New iClassroom | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"The question continues to arise: OK, I'm getting iPads... How do I begin? While I've written posts about it here or there, it can be a pain to search an entire blog to find just what you need. So for your convenience, below I've curated 10 tips for getting started on your new iAdventure:"

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Evans
Scoop.it!

10 extremely awesome iPad tips and tricks | ZDNet

10 extremely awesome iPad tips and tricks | ZDNet | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
Think you know all there is to know about your iPad? Think again!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Evans
Scoop.it!

iPad Today 82: iWorld Bonanza At Macworld 2012

iPad Today 82: iWorld Bonanza At Macworld 2012 | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

Hosts: Leo Laporte and Sarah Lane

 

Leo & Sarah hit the Macworld 2012 expo floor to find the latest iPad apps, accessories, hardware, tools, & Apple geeks!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Evans
Scoop.it!

8 Practical Tips for the Care and Feeding of the Reluctant Tech User - @GwynethJones

8 Practical Tips for the Care and Feeding of the Reluctant Tech User - @GwynethJones | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
In technology (and in life!), sometimes you’re the teacher and sometimes you’re the student - and it’s completely normal to always be a bit of both. One day, you help a colleague learn the joys of the copy and paste keyboard shortcut, and the next day you’re learning how to create and edit a YouTube video or a Gabsee 3D animated Avatar!

So, whether you’re teaching or learning, or a bit of both, here are a few practical tips to make it a little easier for the reluctant tech user.  
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Evans
Scoop.it!

12 Good iPad Tips Teachers Should Know About - Educators Technology

12 Good iPad Tips Teachers Should Know About - Educators Technology | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"Here is a handy infographic we designed specifically for teachers and students. The visual is based on a post we published here a few days ago featuring a total of 15 practical iPad tips to help you make the best of this device in education. Some of the features mentioned in the earlier post relate to Safari, we omitted those and kept only the ones that are strictly technical."

more...
Joyce Valenza's curator insight, July 11, 9:23 AM
Simple but critical tips!
 
Brentwood School Economics Department's curator insight, July 11, 4:45 PM
Share your insight
GwynethJones's curator insight, July 11, 10:14 PM

as says the guru:

Joyce Valenza's insight:
Simple but critical tips!
Scooped by John Evans
Scoop.it!

One of the most useful features of your iPhone is hidden to the left of the home screen

One of the most useful features of your iPhone is hidden to the left of the home screen | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

"One of the most useful features of your iPhone is hidden to the left of the home screen - here's how to use it


The widget panel is just to the left of your home screen


Tons of apps support widgets, but you might not know unless you look


We'll show you how to get going"

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Evans
Scoop.it!

7 Tips for Planning a Makerspace -- THE Journal

7 Tips for Planning a Makerspace -- THE Journal | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
An increasing number of K-12 schools are transforming classrooms, libraries or other spaces into Informal workshop environments where students can tinker or invent, and with good reason. According to The NMC/CoSN Horizon Report: 2016 K-12 Edition, "Makerspaces are also increasing student exposure to STEM subjects and technical disciplines. Learners are applying maker skills to address some of the world's pressing challenges with innovative solutions."

But how do makerspaces get started? THE Journal spoke with several experts, who shared their insights into the makerspace planning phase — not just designing or equipping the space itself but preparing the students and staff so that they're able to make the best possible use of it.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Evans
Scoop.it!

Making your selection count!

Making your selection count! | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

Just got yourself an iPad2 and looking for some ideas on where to get started? Check out Joe Dale's new daily podcast!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Evans
Scoop.it!

Launching the keyboard!

Launching the keyboard! | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it

Just got yourself an iPad2 and looking for some ideas on where to get started? Check out Joe Dale's new daily podcast!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Evans
Scoop.it!

40 Secret iPhone Features and Shortcuts | iPhone.AppStorm

40 Secret iPhone Features and Shortcuts | iPhone.AppStorm | iPads, MakerEd and More  in Education | Scoop.it
There are lots of things that you can do with your iPhone, sure, but we're willing to be that there are a few more that you either don't know about or haven't...
more...
No comment yet.